Korean Youth on Horseback

馬上の若い朝鮮人(?)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1764 (Hôreki 14/Meiwa 1)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Publisher Iwatoya Genpachi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #009; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #81, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 72

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.1 x 14.2 cm (12 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4421

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (benizuri-e); ink and limited color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Chinese inscription reads in Japanese: kinshitsu suzushiku taete yorozuyo no koe

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

March 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Vignier collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection